Staten Island, New York: Mechanical Jaws Shark

Hung upside down from the ceiling of a chicken restaurant. Former terror shark from the defunct Universal Studios Jaws ride in Orlando.

494 Chicken

Address:
3785 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, NY
Directions:
Inside 494 Chicken. West Shore Expy exit 7. Drive east on Victory Blvd for three-quarters of a mile. On the left, at the corner of Baron Blvd, in the building with the orange awning.
Hours:
M-Th 2-9, F-Su 12-9 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
718-494-1998
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Mechanical Jaws Shark.

Mechanical Jaws Shark

Universal Studios Florida original Jaws mechanical shark; the last one known to exist. Also included is a recreation of the now-defunct ride.

[John Ryan, 10/22/2018]

The Jaws ride was shut down in 2012, but this mechanical shark may date to its opening in 1990. It was put on display n 2018.


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